Press Release: Sao Paulo And Stockholm To Lead C40 Cities Climate Positive Development Program

New York (April 26, 2013) - The Cities of Sao Paulo and Stockholm and the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group announced today that Sao Paulo and Stockholm will lead the Climate Positive Development Program, a C40 network created to help cities address the dual challenge of rapid urbanization and climate change.

Sao Paulo, a C40 Megacity, and Stockholm, a C40 Innovator City, offer an ideal combination of mayoral leadership, a proven track record of accomplishment and a commitment to finding replicable solutions in their own cities and across the C40. Sao Paulo and Stockholm will work with dedicated C40 staff and other participating cities to accelerate the implementation of best practice sustainable urban planning strategies for district-scale new build and regeneration projects.

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